Cranberry Persimmon Crisp with Vanilla Bean Topping

Before I tell you all bout this delicious beast of a dessert, I’ve got some good news. I have the first couple dates for my quasi-book tour! Eeek! ...more

Green Bean Casserole with Onion Ring-Style Topping

When I was in college, I always liked to bring the green bean casserole to family gatherings because I was cheap (I was working my way through college so I had an excuse) and this particular casserole only required 3 ingredients: Canned green beans, canned cream of mushroom soup, and that tin of fried onions. [...] The post Green Bean Casserole with Onion Ring-Style Topping appeared first on Keepin' It Kind ....more

Nut-Free Chocolate Pumpkin Butter Cups + A GIVEAWAY!

Remember back when we made Maple Spice Pumpkin Butter? And for awhile, everything was going great but then we were like “Man, spreading pumpkin butter on all of my toast and using it as a filling for cinnamon rolls is getting boring.”* Then we all looked at each other, wondering what we were going to [...] The post Nut-Free Chocolate Pumpkin Butter Cups + A GIVEAWAY! appeared first on Keepin' It Kind ....more

Warm Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Quinoa Salad with Tempeh Bacon Bits

I sure do love me a tasty warm salad sometimes. The kind with a roasted, caramelized veggie mixed with a few other ingredients of varying temperatures and textures and tossed in a creamy, tangy dressing. You know what I’m talking about ....more

Pizza-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

Sometimes recipes don’t need a lot of words preceding them. Sometimes they don’t need a backstory. Sometimes said recipe is the most interesting/revolutionary thing to happen to this food blogger recently and she can’t think of anything to talk about that would even compare in interestingness to said recipe ....more

Zucchini Basil Casserole from Vegan Casseroles + A GIVEAWAY!

My childhood and early adult meals...more

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls with Salted Caramel Glaze

I just want to start off with telling you all that these cinnamon rolls are not gluten-free. I made them before I knew for sure that I had to remove gluten from my diet. They are, however, ridiculously decadent and delicious ....more

Maple Spice Pumpkin Butter

Man, life is crazy right now. I just had to delete the first draft of this post because I sounded like a big, whiney, complainer and that’s not what this corner of the internet is for. Let’s just say that work is keeping me beyond busy during the week and this blog (and another food [...] The post Maple Spice Pumpkin Butter appeared first on Keepin' It Kind ....more

Harissa-Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Spicy Toasted Pepitas

So, let’s talk soup. More specifically, this spicy, creamy butternut squash soup with swirls of yogurt sauce, topped with crunchy toasted pepitas. Yeah ....more

Alive & Radiant’s Kale Krunch Review + Discount Code!

First of all, thank you so much for all of your support and kind, encouraging comments and emails regarding Monday’s post. I can’t tell you how much it warmed my heart. It’s not that I was feeling nervous about going gluten-free or unsure of the “rules,” but you all have definitely made me feel more [...] The post Alive & Radiant’s Kale Krunch Review + Discount Code! ...more